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Nilgosc


Organisational Structure

The Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) Northern Ireland is managed by the Northern Ireland Local Government Officers' Superannuation Committee (NILGOSC). The Committee comprises 12 members and a Chairperson appointed by the Minister for Communities.  The Committee meets 11 times per year and its authority to manage the scheme is set out in the Local Government Pension Scheme Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2014.

In accordance with the Local Government Pension Scheme (Governance) (Amendment) Regulations 2015, the Minister for Communities designated the Committee as the Pension Board for the LGPS Northern Ireland, effective from 1 April 2015.

The Chief Executive and Secretary is responsible for the operational management of the organisation and for providing strategic advice to the Committee.  The Chief Executive and Secretary is not a member of the Committee.

NILGOSC has five departments, led by a manager reporting to the Deputy Secretary.  These are Pensions Administration and Payroll, Pensions Development, Governance and Support Services, Finance and Investment.